Meaning of 凹

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Total strokes: 5; Radical:
Ideographic: A rectangle with a hollow
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  • Pinyin: āo
    English Definition: depressed; sunken; indented; concave; female (connector etc)
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    凹陷 āo xiàn to cave in; hollow; sunken; depressed
    凹凸 āo concave or convex; bumps and holes; uneven (surface); rugged
    凹版 āo bǎn intaglio printing plate (or a print made with it)
    凹镜 āo jìng concave mirror
    凹凸不平 āo píng uneven (surface); bumpy (road)
    More: 凹* | *凹 | *凹*
  • Pinyin:
    English Definition: variant of ; (used in names)
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    贾平凹 jiǎ píng Jia Pingwa (1952-), Chinese novelist
    More: 凹* | *凹 | *凹*
Example Sentences
The front of the car has a dent in it.